ATA Recognized for Excellence in Freight Forwarding and Logistics by RI Go Global,

In a notable achievement, ATA (formerly known as ATA Freight), a leading global logistics
and freight forwarding services provider recognized for its digital-first and relationship-oriented
culture, has secured the esteemed International Trade Council “Go Global” award in the Freight
and Logistics category from Rhode Island Commerce Corporation. This recognition highlights
ATA’s exceptional contributions, innovative approach, and unwavering commitment to
excellence in the competitive field of global logistics.
The award acknowledges ATA's consistent pursuit of innovation, characterized by the adoption
of cutting-edge technologies and innovative solutions that optimize logistics processes. This
commitment not only keeps the company at the forefront of industry trends but also significantly
contributes to its overall success. ATA's global presence and extensive network further solidify
its standing as a key player in the international logistics landscape, navigating complexities with
precision and efficiency.
Deeply rooted in a customer-centric philosophy, ATA's success is attributed to its unwavering
dedication to understanding and exceeding customer expectations. This approach has propelled
the company's growth and established ATA as a trusted partner in the logistics ecosystem.
Recognizing the importance of sustainability, ATA has implemented eco-friendly practices
within its operations, aligning with global efforts towards responsible business practices. The
visionary leadership at ATA, coupled with the expertise of its employees, has played a pivotal
role in positioning the company as a leader in the freight forwarding and logistics sector.

ATA CEO Matt Goker stated, “ATA would like to express our gratitude to the Rhode Island
Commerce Corporation for this prestigious recognition, underscoring its commitment to ongoing
excellence and innovation in the ever-evolving world of logistics. As our company celebrates
this remarkable achievement, we remain steadfast in our dedication to delivering exceptional
service, driving innovation, and surpassing client and partner expectations.”
About ATA
Founded in 1996, ATA (formerly known as ATA Freight) provides an extensive suite of global
logistics and freight forwarding services, and fully-integrated supply chain solutions, and
innovative shipping management solutions. ATA has over 30 offices in the USA, India, China,
Mexico, Turkey, and Russia which serve businesses across diverse industries. An industry
innovator, ATA has developed several industry transforming solutions. These include in-
container custom racks to optimize capacity usage, the first honeycomb structured box that
doubles the static loading capacity of the prior option, and a digital supply chain that facilitates
intelligent decision-making and agile optimization.
For more information about ATA, visit: ata.com


The Inc. 5000 is an annual ranking of the nation's most successful private companies, and it serves as a testament to the resilience, innovation, and dedication of businesses across various industries. ATA's remarkable growth and dedication to excellence have propelled it into the top 2000 on this highly-regarded list.

"Our team is thrilled to be recognized as one of the fastest-growing companies in the United States," said Matt Goker, CEO of ATA. "This achievement is a reflection of our unwavering commitment to delivering top-notch logistics service to our customers, as well as the hard work and dedication of our team."

ATA has consistently demonstrated its ability to adapt and thrive in a dynamic market, showcasing an impressive 287% growth over the past three years. This growth can be attributed to a focus on innovation, outstanding customer service, and a strong commitment to quality in all aspects of business operations.

The Inc. 5000 recognition marks a significant milestone in ATA's journey, highlighting its dedication to excellence and continuous improvement. The company's presence on this list solidifies its reputation as a leader in the logistics industry, and it sets the stage for even more growth and success in the future.

As ATA continues to expand its reach and influence, the company remains committed to delivering high-quality logistics services and providing exceptional value to its customers. The team at ATA would like to express their gratitude to their valued clients, partners, and employees for their steadfast support and contributions to this remarkable achievement.

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ATA Freight India earns awards from Leading Airlines and Earns Impressive Industry Rankings,

ATA Freight India is commemorating significant accomplishments. Five well-known international airlines have given the organization major contracts: Swiss Air, British Airways, Emirates Air, Turkish Airlines, and Lufthansa. These substantial agreements demonstrate ATA Freight India's dedication to providing top-notch logistics and freight solutions and show the industry's leaders' faith in the firm.

ATA Freight India's proven track record of providing exceptional air cargo services positions it as a reliable and capable partner to meet the unique demands of these airline giants. In addition to these exciting contracts, ATA Freight India has achieved remarkable rankings within the industry:

  • Lufthansa (LH): ATA Freight India secured the top spot as the No. 1 Forwarder by Tonnage and Revenue for key airports like BOM (Mumbai), DEL (Delhi), and MAA (Chennai) in 2021.
  • Emirates Air (EK): The company's performance in the Mumbai trade lane was acknowledged with a Top 10 ranking for 2021.
  • British Airways (BA): ATA Freight India's excellence was recognized with a Top 5 ranking for Chennai in 2021, and Mumbai achieved a Top 10 ranking for 2022.
  • Turkish Airlines (TK): Delhi earned a Top 10 ranking for 2021, and Mumbai repeated this feat for 2022, reaffirming ATA Freight India's consistent high standards in air cargo operations.
ATA Freight India is dedicated to delivering innovative and reliable airfreight solutions and is fully prepared to support these prestigious airlines in their mission to provide superior air cargo services. The company will work closely with each partner to ensure efficient, secure, and cost-effective transport solutions that meet their unique requirements

ATA Freight Earns Its 11th John Deere “Partner-Level Supplier” Recognition Honor,

ATA Freight, a leading global logistics and freight forwarding services provider, can add to an already impressive list of achievement with its latest announcement that it has earned recognition as a “Partner-Level Supplier” for 2022 in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. The Partner-level status is Deere & Company’s highest supplier rating. It is given to a supplier “who goes above and beyond” John Deere’s “performance standards and has and has a measurable effect on John Deere’s level of customer satisfaction.”


ATA Freight Chief Executive Officer Matt Goker acknowledged the company’s achievement stating that, “We have long valued our relationship with John Deere and take great pride in their recognition of our performance as one of their suppliers. This is the 11th year it which we have been honored with this designation from John Deere and it is still one of the most meaningful awards our company has received. It is a testament to the commitment of our team members to provide nothing short of the highest standards of customer service.”


Through its Achieving Excellence Program,  John Deere has several objectives. They include: developing mutually beneficial and profitable relationships with its suppliers, using objective measurements to understand supplier performance and utilize this as a basis for strategic sourcing decisions, and encouraging continuous improvement efforts by sharing ideas and resources. Other goals of the program include strengthening communications with its suppliers, maximizing its technological strength and integrating suppliers into all John Deere processes.


Along with its Partner-Level Logistics Supplier recognition with John Deere, ATA Freight has received other honors from the company including its 2011 “Supplier of the Year,” 2012 “Outstanding Performance,” 2014 “Hall of Fame” and 2015 “Supplier Innovation” honors. 


Mr. Goker added, “Businesses operating on the global supply chain have been facing unprecedented challenges over the past few years stemming from the global pandemic, persistent labor shortages, the Ukraine war and extreme weather events. With that said, companies are leveraging their supplier and partner relationships along with digital transformation to improve their processes, remain competitive and become more resilient and sustainable. At ATA Freight, we are fully committed to advancing these critical goals.”


ATA Freight’s business is focused on optimizing its clients supply chain ecosystem to improve their bottom line. This achieved through its extensive portfolio of global logistics and freight forward services, as well as innovative shipment management solutions. Founded in 1996 in New York, the company has since evolved from a traditional freight forwarder to one of the leading providers of innovative and fully-integrated supply chain solutions ATA Freight currently has 30 strategically placed locations in six countries, including the USA, India, China, Turkey and Mexico. ATA Freight distinguishes its services with a customer-centric personal feel and a global reach, making it the ideal choice for customers that have complex logistics needs and demand flexible and agile solutions around the clock. 

ATA Freight’s Attains Another Major Sustainability Goal - The Planting of 217,000 Trees in Sustainable Farming Systems and Lowering of CO2 Emissions,

Garden City, NY…
ATA Freight, has again demonstrated its sustainability leadership, reaching a major milestone supporting a nonprofit organization- Trees for the Future (TREES) whose mission is to end hunger and poverty by training farmers to regenerate their land. 

The company has been supporting this organization since 2011 and continued its involvement with it till now. With their latest donation they will be credited with the planting of 217,000 trees in 87 forest gardens, restoring over 87 acres of land, and helping to sequester 12,528 metric tonnes of CO2 over the next 20 years in addition to help 700 people move out of hunger and poverty and toward a more independent, healthy, and sustainable quality of life.

ATA Freight’s Chief Operating Officer Matt Goker stated, “Sustainability has become the mantra for governments and businesses around the world. There are many commendable initiatives underway from the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals and Paris Climate Agreement to the Smart Freight Centre and its Global Logistics Emissions Council Framework. I applaud all of the companies supporting these and other sustainability goals. It is imperative that we all do our part to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and address climate change.”

ATA Freight’s leadership on the sustainability front recently earned the company a prestigious EcoVadis Bronze Medal Sustainability Leadership Award for “leading the charge in sustainability performance and innovative around the globe.”

To learn how you can support Trees for the Future (TREES) and its Forest Garden program, visit: www.trees.org